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AROUND TOWN

City looks to loosen rules on granny units

In what might be a drop in the bucket toward solving the local housing shortage, Mountain View City Council members on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by woo hoo, on Sep 21, 2015 at 4:10 pm | 13 comments | 3815 Views

AROUND TOWN

District struggles to keep teachers

The on-going teacher shortage afflicting schools all over the state has been a serious challenge for the Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 21, 2015 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 2530 Views

ELECTIONS

LASD narrows down new school options

After months of soliciting public opinion from hundreds of district parents and residents, the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Not in MV, on Sep 21, 2015 at 10:56 am | 76 comments | 4766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Huge crowd pushes for MV to address housing crisis

Like so many other residents, Leticia Rios is wondering if her family has a future in Mountain View. Since 2009, the six-member...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:58 am | 2 comments | 1203 Views

RESTAURANTS

Love and burgers

Romance is a funny thing. Customers are showing a lot of love for J Love Burger on Castro Street in downtown Mountain View....

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by dollarbin, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 463 Views

AROUND TOWN

RECALL Rosenberg/Showalter! Take action Here

For those wanting action, I'm re-posting the below into it's own thread. Thank you Mr. Wesley! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- As...

Original post made by Thanks Gary on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Its completely obvious, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:13 am | 30 comments | 1699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Airbnb tent raises eyebrows

Paying $965 a month for a one-bedroom rental might seem a bargain in Mountain View, especially for a place featuring a garden...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 20, 2015 at 12:47 am | 8 comments | 8891 Views

AROUND TOWN

Little enthusiasm for El Camino bus plan

A proposal to create dedicated bus lanes along El Camino Real is facing a new round of skepticism. On Wednesday, representatives...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2015
Last comment by hat's why they have elections, on Sep 19, 2015 at 8:29 am | 138 comments | 6014 Views

RESTAURANTS

Love and burgers

Mountain View's J Love Burger offers tasty, Japanese-style burgers in a no-frills interior on Castro Street. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2015
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Sep 19, 2015 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 2991 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Panel discusses teen mental health, stress and suicide

More than 350 people gathered Monday night to hear a panel talk about topics that make many uncomfortable: the mental health...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by OldMV, on Sep 17, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 3 comments | 1448 Views

AROUND TOWN

HP announces 25K-30K layoffs as part of split

In anticipation of its split into two separate companies, Hewlett Packard Company, as part of its 2015 Securities Analysts...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2015
Last comment by Color Me Impressed As Well, on Sep 17, 2015 at 3:14 pm | 13 comments | 2776 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Core test scores reveal bigger achievement gap

The long-awaited results of the first Common Core-aligned standardized tests show that Mountain View schools are outperforming...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Greg Coladonato, on Sep 16, 2015 at 3:46 pm | 23 comments | 5962 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plans advance for salt pond restoration

Mountain View City Counil last week received an update on plans to transform 700 acres of former industrial salt ponds north...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by Mark Noack, on Sep 16, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 5 comments | 3035 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV firefighters battling Valley, Butte wildfires

Firefighters from Mountain View are among the more than 13,000 firefighters across California who are battling a dozen large...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2015
Last comment by Stay Safe, on Sep 16, 2015 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1973 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Core assessments report at MVWSD Bd. Meeting Thurs.

The next Board Meeting of the MVWSD Trustees will have a very full report (45 minutes scheduled) on the standardized tests...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 16, 2015
There are no comments yet. 295 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Larry Ellison buys Epiphany Hotel in Palo Alto

Larry Ellison, one of Silicon Valley's wealthiest and most extravagant high-tech titans, has added to his collection of riches...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by mvman, on Sep 15, 2015 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 2110 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A windfall in hospital safety

It's tough for nurses to predict when a hospital patient is going to try to climb out of bed and risk tumbling to the ground,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by MtView Neighbor, on Sep 15, 2015 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments | 3016 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Growing city aims to expand park space

In an effort to expand Mountain View's parkland, the City Council on Wednesday approved a series of ordinance tweaks designed...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2015
Last comment by Old Mountain View/ Brad , on Sep 15, 2015 at 1:11 pm | 7 comments | 2321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New rules to level mathematical playing field

Amid growing pressure from state lawmakers, the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is poised to adopt a new policy...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2015
Last comment by Trust kids, on Sep 15, 2015 at 12:27 pm | 5 comments | 3214 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail shifts focus back to the Bay Area

After gaining some momentum in the Central Valley, California's beleaguered high-speed rail project is now hoping for a fresh...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 15, 2015 at 8:23 am | 12 comments | 2994 Views
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